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  1. Housing Policy in Europe

    Edited by Paul Balchin

    Housing Policy in Europe provides a comprehensive introduction to the economic, political and social issues of housing across the continent. The changing policy and practice of housing in fifteen countries from across Northern, Western, Southern and Central Europe are described, analyzed and...

    Published September 25th 1996 by Routledge

  2. Planning, The Market And Private House-Building

    The Local Supply Response

    By Glen Bramley, Will Bartlett, Christine Lambert

    Planning, the market and private housebuilding" is a timely new book which analyzes key contemporary issues in the light of the latest research findings and trends in policy and practice. The relationship between land- use planning and the housebuilding industry in Britain has long been...

    Published December 19th 1995 by Routledge

  3. Housing Policy

    An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    By Dr Paul Balchin, Paul Balchin

    Now in its third edition, the highly successful Housing Policy: An Introduction has been thoroughly updated to include the latest legislation together with an analysis of the effects of the recession on housing policy. The book has been completely reworked to take account of new trends in housing...

    Published July 19th 1995 by Routledge

  4. Women in the Housing Service

    By Marion Brion

    This book explores the contribution of women to the development of housing management in the 20th century. It outlines tactics and strategies of organization and factors which have seemed to help or hinder women's participation in housing. Evidence from statistical sources, historical documents and...

    Published November 16th 1994 by Routledge

  5. Planning London

    By James Simmie

    An introduction to the problems and practices of planning in London. The authors address the question of what contributions the land-use planning system has made and could make to resolving decrepit public transport, congestion, noise, dirt, crime, poverty, begging, homelessness. They analyse these...

    Published October 20th 1994 by Routledge

  6. Major Alterations and Conversions: A BRE Guide to Radon Remedial Measures in Existing Dwellings

    (BR 267)

    By C.R. Scivyer

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 31st 1993 by IHS BRE Press

  7. Hovels to Highrise

    State Housing in Europe Since 1850

    By Anne Power

    Hovels to Highrise traces how governments in five European countries became involved in replacing industrial revolution urban slums with mass high-rise, high density concrete estates. As the book considers each country's housing history and traditions, and analyses the contrasting structures and...

    Published April 14th 1993 by Routledge

  8. Homes and Health

    How Housing and Health Interact

    By Bernard Ineichen

    This book links where people live with their health. The author reviews how housing has influenced health throughout the past hundred and fifty years, discusses in detail current issues concerning housing and health and describes attempts at housing particular groups whose health is at risk....

    Published February 10th 1993 by Routledge

  9. BRE Housing Design Handbook

    Energy and Internal Layout (BR 253)

    First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 31st 1992 by IHS BRE Press

  10. Housing and Social Theory

    By Jim Kemeny

    Studies in housing have often concentrated on an abstract institutionalised approach isolated from the broader base of the social sciences. This book is the first to treat housing as a subject of social theory. It provides a critique of current research and theorises housing in relation to...

    Published November 6th 1991 by Routledge